What You Need to Know About Hemophilia in Dogs

When your dog suffers from this disease, a small cut can cause big problems. Here's what all pet parents should know about Hemophilia in dogs.

What is Canine Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)?

Humans aren't the only species that suffers from OCD. Dogs can also feel the effects of Canine Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.

5 Ways to Paddle With Your Pooch

There's no reason why your dog can't join you in your paddling adventures. Just hop into these paddle-powered watercraft that are perfect for pooches.

Banana Bread for Dogs Recipe

Just like mom used to make - only we've adapted this classic for your pooch. This Banana Bread Recipe for Dogs will be an instant favorite in your home.

Step Up To Dog Dancing

Time to get out on the floor and shake your treat maker! Dog dancing is a popular sport and a great way to have fun and get active. If you’re looking f…

What Is Cherry Eye In Dogs?

I spy with my little eye something that looks red and swollen! Let's go over some important facts about cherry eye in dogs and how to fix it.

Carrot And Banana Dog Treat Recipe

Are you having a hard time feeding your dog veggies and fruits? May I suggest putting them cookie form – because everything tastes better when it&rsquo…

Is Diatomaceous Earth Better Than Glucosamine for Your Dog’s Joints?

Using Diatomaceous Earth as a supplement for your pet translates to better health. This inexpensive nutritional supplement boosts immunity and joint health.

What Can I Give My Dog for Pain?

We hate to see our dogs in pain. To help relieve the pain, here's what you can give your pooch to ease the suffering.

Canine Cannabis: Medical Marijuana for Dogs

The popularity of medical marijuana is crossing over into the world of pets. Supplements have been a life saver for many dogs - here's how it works.

Home Remedies to Relieve Pain in Dogs

Did you know you could use home remedies to relieve pain in dogs? Here are some natural ways to provide pain relief.

The Dangers of Rat and Mouse Poison to Dogs

Some dogs will try anything that looks tasty from off the ground. Keep your dog away from rat and mouse poison.

FDA Announces Recall of Performance Dog Raw Products

The United States Food and Drug Administration has announced a voluntary recall of all Performance Dog Products from Bravo Packing, Inc., because of Salmonel…

Dry Vs. Wet Dog Foods: Which Is The Right Choice? Part 3

In Part 3 of her series on Dry vs. Wet dog food, Sabine Contreras, Canine Care and Nutrition Consultant, goes over a few popular myths of feeding wet food, a…

Treating Horse Fly Bites on Dogs

Shoo, horse fly - don't bother my dog! Horse fly bites can turn from a minor irritation to a pull-blown problem, so know how to treat them.

All About Elbow Dysplasia in Dogs

You may not have known this fact, but dogs do have elbows! And breeds of all sizes can be prone to elbow dysplasia in dogs.

Can I Put Vaseline on My Dog?

Does your dog have dry or irritated skin? You may be wondering, can I put Vaseline on my dog? Read on to learn if it's safe for your pooch.

Cheesy Bacon and Apple Dog Treat Recipe

Nothing brings Oscar into the kitchen faster than me frying up some bacon. I don’t do it too often – it’s an occasional treat for the two o…

Do Dogs Have Belly Buttons?

Is it an innie or an outie? No, we're not talking about you - we're talking about your dog! Have you ever noticed if your dog has a belly button?

4 Pro Tips to Picking the Right Dog Disc

Before you toss that disc for your dog, do you know if it's safe? What you need to know before your dog chomps down on a dangerous piece of plastic.

Best Glucosamine for Dogs

Glucosamine for dogs helps produce and repair cartilage which results in better mobility and healthier joints. Find out which supplements are the best ones!

Can I Give My Dog Aleve?

A common anti-inflammatory, Aleve is a popular over-the-counter drug you may use. But can you give your dog Aleve - is it safe?

5 Ways Probiotics Can Help Your Dog

You take probiotics to help your digestion - but did you know that your pooch could take them, too? Here are a few reasons to give your dog probiotics.

More Dog Food Recalls Due To Listeria and Salmonella

Another group of dog food recalls has gone out, warning dog parents about the potential for salmonella and listeria--is your dog's brand on the list?

Get Stoked to Go Skateboarding With Your Dog

Are you a poser or a real sk8er boi or grrl? If you're the real deal, we've put together a few tips on how to skateboard safely with your dog.

A Pet Parent’s Guide To Heartworm Treatments

Is your dog safe? Let's go over the basics about what heartworm is, how and why you should protect your dog, and the heartworm treatments available to you.

Best Dog Food for Goldendoodles

To help you make sure your pet is getting everything they need from their meals, we’ve rounded up the 10 best dog foods for Goldendoodles – all you have to do is pick according to their unique preference.

Research Suggests Better Survival Rates for Dogs With Bloat

Gastric dilation and volvulus, or bloat, can be deadly to dogs, but recent research is showing that it's not as much the death sentence as it was once.

Can Dogs Eat Asparagus?

Are all veggies good for your pet or should they steer clear from certain vegetables? Here's what you need to know about asparagus and its safety for dogs.

Limited Nutrisca Dry Dog Food Recall Issued

Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc. of Perham, MN is voluntarily recalling specific lots of 4 lb. bags of Nutrisca Chicken and Chick Pea Recipe Dry Dog Food becaus…

Parvo Outbreak Worries UK Puppy Parents

A spike in the number of Parvovirus cases seen in puppies across England has owners on alert for signs of the deadly disease. In the United Kingdom, the dead…

6 Signs of Frostbite in Dogs

Extreme exposure to the elements can have severe effects on your pet: these are the most common signs of frostbite in dogs that require an urgent vet visit.

Dogs Get A Kick Out Of Kicksledding

Uur resident expert on all sports that include dog pulling wants to introduce you to another cold weather activity you can do with your dogs - kicksledding.

Chock Full Of Carob Chip Dog Treat Recipe

Chocolate is deadly to dogs, so they miss out on the joys of chocolate chip cookies. But they can have the next best thing – carob! Carob is naturally…

Prosthetics Have Gone To The Dogs!

Animal rehabilitation specialists are turning to prosthetics for dogs with injuries and/or amputations, enriching the quality of these pets' lives.

Bordatella: Kennel Cough Symptoms And Treatments

Also referred to as Bordatella, this illness is not just a common cold. Be on the lookout for these kennel cough symptoms and know what to do about it.

Lucky’s MMMMeaty Homemade Dog Stew Recipe

We welcome recipe submissions from our readers and are pleased to share this dog stew recipe from Sherry Faubus: Luckys MMMMeaty Homemade Dog Stew Recipe

5 Reasons to Make Your Own Dog Food

Concerned about store-bought kibble? You're not the only one - more pet parents are choosing to make their own dog food at home.

Can You Feed Your Dog Table Scraps?

Can’t finish your plate? Here’s what you should know before you give your dog table scraps. If you’re the sort of person who ends up with a…

What You Should Know About Dog Dental Cleaning Costs

One of the most painful things about canine teeth exams has to be dog dental cleaning costs. Why are the prices so high and what goes into a teeth cleaning?

The Pain of Dog Tooth Extraction Cost

Dog teeth may be tough, but that doesn't mean they're indestructible. Let's talk about dog tooth extraction cost and when they're necessary.

Blueberry Bacon Dog Treat Recipe

When I told people that I was making a Blueberry Bacon Dog Treat Recipe, they all asked the same thing - would I give them a few to try? (Spoiler alert: No)

Why Do Dogs Get Eye Boogers?

Dog eye boogers- are they a cause for concern? Here you'll find all the deets about why dogs get eye boogers and what to do when it happens.

What is Resource Guarding in Dogs?

It's all my food! Mine! Dogs love their food - but sometimes, that love turns into a dangerous obsession. Here's how to treat resource guarding in dogs.

Understanding the Basics About Degenerative Myelopathy in Dogs

A degenerative spinal disease, Degenerative Myelopathy can cause lameness in dogs. Here's what to look for and how to treat this illness.

Study: French Bulldogs Prone To Health Problems

A new study released by researchers in the United Kingdom suggests that the French Bulldog is vulnerable to a host of health conditions and disorders, and th…

Vets Warn: Dry Drowning Is a Risk for Dogs, Too

Want to take your pooch to the beach for some summer fun? Read this first. Sunny days on the beach, frozen treats, and vacation time– what’s no…

Beefaloaf Meatloaf Dog Food Recipe

When you think of comfort food, good, ol' fashioned meatloaf has to come to mind. Now your dog can enjoy my Beefaloaf Meatloaf Dog Food Recipe.

Wholistic Pet Organic Soft Chew Supplements

Healthy supplements that are easy to chew on Sometimes, feeding our dogs a balanced diet doesn’t cover all of the health and nutritional needs they hav…

Reverse Zoonosis: Can You Make Your Dog Sick?

You share almost everything with your dog - but can you get him sick? This is reverse zoonosis, and there's a risk you can pass something to an animal.

5 Types of Seeds Your Dog Can Eat

You love to snack on them or add them to a salad. And there are certain kinds of seeds that are safe for your dog to eat, too.

How To Correct Common Bad Mushing Habits

You're gung-ho about getting started in the sport of mushing. But be sure to avoid this common mistake and teach your dogs how to mush right from the start.

5 Nifty Tips for Dog Tick Removal

In the spring and summer months, repelling ticks is on top any pet parent's list. Here's what to do if you see a tick attached to your dog's skin.

The Deadly Consequences of Compassion Fatigue for Animal Care Workers

Have you ever heard of the term "Compassion Fatigue"? This emotional exhaustion threatens the mental health of many who work with animals.

Understanding Testicular and Ovotesticular Disorder in Dogs

Did you know that hermaphroditism also occurs in dogs? It's called testicular or ovotesticular disorder, and although rare, does occur in dogs.

Dog Teeth Cleaning Without Anesthesia

Keeping your dog's teeth clean is an important part of his wellbeing. If you're taking your dog to a vet for a teeth cleaning, there are options that don't include anesthesia.

6 Tips To Improve Your Dog’s Physical Fitness

Get moving with your pooch with these tips on fun and free physical activitiesRegular exercise is incredibly important for your own health and fitness, but it is also necessary for your pet. The more active your pet is, the healthier he is going to be. You don’t necessarily need to take your dog on a 5-mile run every day, but there are some simple ways you can improve your pet’s physical fitness – and your own! In this article you will receive 6 helpful tips to get your pet to be more active and to improve his health.

Doggie Depression: Understanding Depression in Dogs

Despite their happy-go-lucky temperament, depression in dogs is a recognized medical issue. Here's what to look for if your pooch has doggie depression.

What is Canine Blastomycosis?

If you go out to the woods today, you may be in for a big surprise. Canine blastomycosis is a fungal infection your dog can pick up in the great outdoors.

All About Dog Anal Glands

This is information you'll want to get behind. Here's what you should know about dog anal glands and how to keep them healthy.